2020 National Convention Online Delegate Filing Form
Online Delegate Filing Form
District-Level Delegates: 143 District-Level Delegates and 13 District-Level Alternates have been allocated among Florida's Congressional districts and will be elected at Post-Primary Caucuses in each Congressional district on April 4, 2020. Delegates will be allocated to presidential candidates to fairly reflect the expressed presidential preference of the primary voters within each respective Congressional district. Any registered Democrat residing in the Congressional district may vote at the respective Post-Primary Caucus. Candidates who run unsuccessfully for District-Level Delegate positions are automatically considered for an Alternate position. District-Level Delegate candidates must fully complete this statement of candidacy, pledge of support, and loyalty oath form and file it with the Florida Democratic Party between February 3, 2020 and March 7, 2020 by 12:00 PM (noon) ET. This form may be completed online at floridadems.org or mailed to 1000 NW 65th St, Suite 300A, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309. PLEO and At-Large Delegates: Pledged Party Leader and Elect Official (PLEO) and At-Large Delegate and Alternate positions will be allocated to presidential Candidates to fairly reflect the expressed presidential preference of the primary voters statewide. On May 30, 2020, the District-Level Delegates will meet to select 29 PLEO Delegates and 47 At-Large Delegates and 5 At-Large Alternates. Candidates for these positions do not need to be present to be selected. Each presidential candidate has the right to review the list of candidates for these positions pledged to the candidate and strike the list of names down to a minimum of two names for each position to be selected. Persons eligible to be considered for PLEO Delegate are big city mayors, state-wide elected officials, state legislative leaders, state legislators, and other state, county and local elected officials and party leaders. All persons who wish to run for PLEO and/or At-Large Delegates and/or At-Large Alternate must fully complete this statement of candidacy, pledge of support and loyalty oath form and file it with the Florida Democratic Party by 12:00pm (noon) ET on May 5, 2020. The form must be completed online at www.floridadems.org or mailed to 1000 NW 65th St., Suite 300A, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309. All persons interested in running for delegate are encouraged to review the Florida Delegate Selection Plan for the 2020 Democratic National Convention. For more information about the delegate selection process, visit the state party website at www.floridadems.org or call (850) 222-3411.